On a sunny day, in a neighborhood in Kentucky, electronics and wires are laid out on a backyard table. Nate has just come back from Home Depot with some tools and is talking with Jose on the phone. Today they will install Stellar Edge™ to collect data from a solar-powered, “mobile microgrid” trailer enabled by the Internet of Things (IoT).
Michael Goldbach gave a stellar virtual presentation at the Microgrid Global Innovation Forum 2022 February 16 talking about applying IoT and AI to maximize renewable energy usage and minimize fuel based on the PowerGen work we did in Tanzania.
New Sun Road Founders’ Story To hear more about our founders’ story and the satisfaction of helping a community get electricity for the first time, listen to Lab to Startup Podcast hosted by Naresh Sunkara. New Sun Road co-founders Jonathan Lee, Jalel Sager, and Austin Cappon Today, 940 million people or 12% of the global
New Sun Road Announces 10 Resilience Microgrids Installed in 10 Days Ten Digital Community Centers Provide Power and Connectivity in the Guatemalan Highlands Today New Sun Road announces the successful installation of ten Stellar Integrated Systems (IS) in ten days. These solar-powered microgrids are 3 to 5 kW each and provide enough electricity and internet
Remote Grid System – Briceburg, California Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) Traditional wires-and-poles infrastructure carries the risk of transmission-sparked wildfires – a major concern across California, and particularly in areas like Briceburg, a remote community located at the end of a long set of distribution lines that ran through forested terrain. In 2019, a
In Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, New Sun Road is launching ten internet-enabled, solar-powered digital community centers. Stellar Ixq-Saq’e (SIS Centers) are named for three foundational pillars, Stellar ISTM (New Sun Road’s integrated system with remote monitoring and control) and the native language Q’eqchi’ words for woman (Ixq) and sun (Saq ́e). The SIS Centers will bring
The team at New Sun Road is thrilled to have Adrienne join the organization. With extensive experience in technical product marketing, organizational development and building partnerships in environmental and semiconductor industries, Adrienne brings her expertise in renewable energy and global perspective. At SunEdison, she led the REDI program to redesign the data collection performance monitoring
The team at New Sun Road is thrilled to have Jamie on board. Along with a solid education, including a Ph.D. in quantum computing from MIT, he brings a wealth of experience in renewable energy. Early in his career Jamie founded a company with innovative grid-edge charging stations for lead-acid batteries. After evolving the company
New Sun Road will participate in the 16th edition of Future Energy Nigeria, which is the largest and longest running regional power conference and energy exhibition in West Africa. As a leading renewables power management solutions provider, New Sun Road will be represented and having discussions with local power partners, microgrid developers, rural electrification agencies